Patriotic Finery for The 4th of July

Looking for a sartorial way to stick it to the Brits?  Well, look no further! From the tasteful to the tacky, patriotism is always in style.  

Check out these great red, white, and blue looks through the ages to help you celebrate this 4th Of July.


Victorian stars and stripe gown, complete with an entourage of sailors. 


A stately 1920s Lady Liberty.


Packing a musket! 1920s patriotic beauties.

Ann Rutherford's festive '40s finery.


Marching into war in practical patriot attire, 1940s.


Patriotism sells! Vintage Americana advertisement.


Red, white, and blue out on the wild west! 1950s bikini.


Nothing says love of country like matching Mom & daughter outfits. 1950s fashion advertisement.


Raquel Welch, stars and stripes swimsuit, 1970.


Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman, 1975. Costume Designer Donfeld.

Dustin Hoffman as Tootsie, 1982. 


Leighton Meester as Blair Waldorf in this gorgeous vintage dress.  Costume Design by Eric Daman, Gossip Girl.


Katy Perry, Kid's Inaugural Concert. Washington D.C. 2012 by costume designer/stylist Johnny Wujek.


Military gents, Thom Browne Spring/Summer 2014.